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JAMB Accounting Past Questions

JAMB Accounting Past Questions

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JAMB ACCOUNT PAST QUESTION

JAMB ACCOUNT PAST QUESTION

Practice JAMB Accounting Past Questions and Answers and pass your examination.

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An advantage of using accounting ratios is that

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The income and expenditure account of a club is the same as

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The process of cost apportionment is carried out so that

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If a trail balance is in agreement, one of the statement is untrue

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Calculate the total purchase of a business from the given information, cash purchases 3000; payments to creditors 54,000; creditors at the beginning 4000; creditors at the end 2,000

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Jejelaye Plc stock records for 2009 was given below:
Jan 1 received 100 units at N1.00
Jan 8 received 260 units at N1.05
Jan 20 issued 700units at .........
Feb 3 received 400 units at N1.15
What will be the issued price of 700 units, using simple average method

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Which of the following accounts is debited when a delivery van is sold for cash?

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Use the information below to answer this question.
Dangote acquired Dantata’s business for N350,000.
The total asset work were N820,000 and liabilities amounted to N 640,000
The double entry to record the goodwill in the books is debt

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Use the following information to answer this question.
Provision for bad debt 1500
Additional information
1. Bad debt written off amount to 3000
2. Debtors balance as at the end of the year is 28,000
3. Provision for bad debts stand at 10%
How much is to be charged to profit and loss account as provision for bad debt?

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When shares are sold at more than the per value, they are said to have been issued at

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Goods stolen at the branch is debited to

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Which method of pricing can be used satisfactorily in either rising or falling price situation?

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Segun Ojo, didn’t keep her books on double principle. On 1st Jan, 2014, cash in hand was 850, bank overdraft 3500, debtor 15,500,stock 18,000, fittings 9,000 and creditors 12,700. As at Dec, 2014, cash in hand was 1200, cash at bank 2,500, debtors 10,000, stock 20,500, furnishing 4,000 and creditors 17,000.

Determine the closing capital 31/12/2014

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The ware and tear of a fixed assets of a company which is chargeable to company’s financial statement is called ------------------------------

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If sales return is understated, it implies that ------------------------------ is overstated

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The act of making necessary adjustment after comparing the actual cost with targeted cost is cost ----------------------------

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An expenses is said to be revenue in nature if it

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The following account are prepared when goods are sent to branch except

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Which of the following is not a feature of accounting information?

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Use the information below to answer this question.

Buhari and Osinbajo are in partnership with the following partnership agreement

Buhari Osinbajo
Capital 40, 000    70, 000
Salary 10, 000     15, 000
Interest on capital 5%    5%
Profit/loss sharing ratio 40    60
The net profit for the year ended is N80,000.
"Drawings are N80, 000 and N12, 000 for Buhari and Osinbajo respectively"
What is Osinbajo share of profit?

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One of the items listed below will not be found in a company’s memorandum and article of association. Which is it?

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The following accounting entries are made when
bad debt is recovered

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Sales ledger control account contains the total amount in respect of

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Use the following information to answer this question.
Club building 400,000
Subscription prepaid 3,000
Sport kits 150,000
Bar creditors 85,000
Subscription owing 32,000

What is the club’s total liabilities

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Accounting information is used by investors and creditors of a company to predict

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What is the ledger entry for sale of generator on credit to Patrick?

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In a bank reconciliation statement, Dishonoured cheques is added to

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Which of the following is true in public sector depreciated on straight line method accounting? Cost of assets is

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A limited liability company has an authorized shares capital of 50 million split into 100 millions shares. 80million shares are offered for subscriptions at 60k per share in full on application. These have been fully subscribed on issue
What is the nominal value of each share

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The loss made by a non profit making organization is called

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The basis of accounting for public sector is

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Which of the following is not a proper form of the accounting equation

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The document setting out the regulations regarding shares, meetings and internal organization of a company is known as

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A sales for N2,570 was recorded in the sales day error of principleerror of principlebook as N2750. The error committed was

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CR.     DR.
Sales ledger balance 9, 500
Sales ledger balance 420
Bought ledgers balance 6, 115
Bought ledger balance 350
Credit sales 82, 000
Purchases journal 54, 700
Discount allowed 450
Discount received 200
Cash refunded to customers (debtors) 120
Purchases ledger balance 250
Sales ledger balance 120
The amount brought down in the sales ledger control account would be

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Income and expenditure account is more detailed than receipts and payments account because it disclosed

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The major distinguishing element between the final account of a partnership and that of a sole trader is the

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Which of the following cannot be realized?

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The accounting concept that allows the cost of kitchen cutlery to be expensed, though it can be used for more than one year is

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Capital reserves includes the following except

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